Saturday September 8th and Sunday September 9th from 9am-4pm each day, ISPN offers a Core Nonviolence Training that is open to the public. This two day training offers an introduction to the Kingian Principles and Steps of Nonviolence. Throughout the training participants will learn Martin Luther King Jr.’s six principles of nonviolence and come to a greater understanding of nonviolence as a tool for change. The training answers these key questions: what is nonviolence and how does it apply to my life? Core components covered through this training include: The History of Nonviolence, defining key terms (Violence/ Nonviolence), the 4 Read More
NPR covered our Peace Ambassador Program recently – please check out the link and listen to Nefititi and Kyle talk about this amazing ISPN program. http://ripr.org/post/providences-peace-ambassadors#stream/0
Jeremy tells us about Let’s Make This Work. Visit our donation page to contribute to this and other work here at ISPN!
POSITION: Choose Peace AmeriCorps Member Application Deadline July 31st, 2018 The Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence works to foster a community that addresses potentially violent situations with nonviolent solutions. By teaching and exercising the principles and practices of Nonviolence, ISPN has helped to reduce violence in cities throughout Rhode Island, while assisting in increasing the amount of services offered to victims of violence throughout the state. Position Overview: The AmeriCorps Nonviolence Team Members commit to 10 months of service, providing nonviolence training to 1000 economically disadvantaged students in Providence, Pawtucket and Central Falls, Rhode Island. Members will Read More